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Public enterprises are operating in a highly volatile atmosphere today with momentous changes happening in the political, economic, and cultural landscape. In the wake of these changes, HR will have a more strategic role to play. It is now time to integrate HR with other business functions. At this year's SHRM India National Public Enterprises Conference the brightest and best minds will gather to delve into all aspects of people management in Public Enterprises. The conference will bring to the fore, what HR and People managers must equip themselves with to stay ahead of the curve, in the context of the scenarios and challenges that are specific to the Public Enterprises. The theme for SHRMIPEC'18 is 'Unite to Ignite'. The day-long congregation of over 300 HR Leaders, Functional Heads, Experts & Decision-makers will bring together diverse elements of business, strategy, and people, to harnesses the power of unity, thus redefining the future of HR in public enterprises.





Discover the latest innovations in the social, developmental and managing sector

Interact with leading policy makers and get their perspective on the changing economy

Learn how to build and sustain competitive advantages through HR

Build your the employer brand via CSR positioning

Build your comprehensive tool-kit to overcome people challenges


#SHRMPEC18 Agenda

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Conference Inauguration
Ratik PuriPianist

Ratik Puri

SHRM India 2nd National Public Enterprises Conference 2018 - Inauguration
Welcome Address
Achal KhannaSpeaker

Achal Khanna

Welcome Note by Achal Khanna, CEO, SHRM India & Business Head - APAC & MENA
Inaugural Address | New Challenges of leadership in the Emerging Business Environment

Dr. Satya Pal Singh

MoS, HRD and WR, Govt. of India
U. D ChoubeySpeaker

Dr. U. D Choubey

Director General, SCOPE
DK SarrafSpeaker

DK Sarraf

Chairman, PNGRB
Prabhat SinghSpeaker

Prabhat Singh

MD & CEO, Petronet

A recent Study by IIM highlighted 3 major challenges faced by Leaders in the Public Sector - governmental (political) interference and lack of autonomy, rigid rules and HR practices, and lack of employee motivation. The Emerging business environment is Dynamic, constantly changing and extremely competitive. Public organizations are directly competing the private companies in most sectors and need to be equipped to take on their much more agile Private Organizations Head on. Our eminent Speakers will share their insights on New Challenges of leadership in the Emerging Business Environment and how to overcome them.
Inaugural Key Note | Igniting Transformational Change

Suresh Sethi

MD & CEO, India Post Payments Bank

Igniting Transformational Change

In this session, Suresh Sethi shares insights on how to drive change at a transformational level in the organization. He shares insights and learnings from his vast experience in both Private and public organizations
Networking Break | Tea & Coffee
Expert Speak | Talent Analytics an Applied Discipline
Prithvi ShergillSpeaker

Prithvi Shergill

Advisory Partner, Tomorrow/Smarten Spaces & Former CHRO - HCL

Talent Analytics an Applied Discipline

In this session Prithvi will throw light on What HR Technology is Truly Disrupting. Understand how you Make Talent Analytics an Applied Discipline. He will Introducing insights2morrow- Democratizing Talent Intelligence.
Panel Discussion | Future Ready PSE Leaders: Resilient. Bold
Bhagirathi DhalModerator

Bhagirathi Dhal

Senior Advisor (An Associate of CCL)
A strong pipeline of leaders is an imperative for organizations to thrive in the longer term. In this session, our panel of speakers will deep-dive into what attributes leaders must have to be Future Ready

Atul SrivastavaSpeaker

Atul Srivastava

Director (Personnel) of Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL)
SK BoseSpeaker

SK Bose

Executive Director HR, Indian Oil Ltd.
DV ShastrySpeaker

DV Shastry

Director (Personnel), Electronics Corporation of India Ltd.
B AshokSpeaker

B Ashok

GM HR, Central Bank of India
Expert Speak | Employee Experience: Thriving in the Digital World with New-Age Employee Benefits
Stephane MichelinSpeaker

Stephane Michelin

CEO, Sodexo Benefits & Rewards Services, India
An organization needs highly motivated workforce. If there was a service offering which helps gather insights on employee motivation and thereby help design customized employee benefits as well as bring it to the employee through a digital medium - who wouldn't want to explore if this promises better employee experience, motivation and thereby productivity?
Panel Discussion | Age to Engage: Engagements Strategies for a Motivated Workforce
Rajan KaliaModerator

Rajan Kalia

Advisor, SHRM India & Co-Founder Salto Dee Fe

Employee Engagement is key to having an engaged and productive workforce and has a direct impact on productivity as well as an employee’s inclination to stay with an organization. The panel will delve into strategies to engage and motivate employees.
Debjani RoySpeaker

Debjani Roy

Chief People Officer, SRL Diagnostics
V K SinghSpeaker

V K Singh

Sr General Manager,Power Grid
S. N PanigrahiSpeaker

S. N Panigrahi

Addl. General Manager (HR-S&C), NTPC Ltd.
Prasanna NairSpeaker

Prasanna Nair

IBM, Talent & Engagement Talent Transformation SME; Global Lead IBM C3, Watson
Lunch & Networking Break
Special Talk | Management Lessons from Indian Mythology
DD MisraSpeaker

DD Misra

President, "Janm" Trust
In this session DD Misra, President, "Janm" Trust and Former Director HR, ONGC, will share insights from Indian Mythology that ignite learnings. He will draw parallels from the Ramcharitmanas focusing on the three attributes of Hanuman.
Launch | SHRM - Talent Edge Virtual Academy
Achal KhannaSpeaker

Achal Khanna

CEO, SHRM India & Business Head - APAC & MENA
Aditya MalikSpeaker

Aditya Malik

CEO, Talent Edge
Launch of the SHRM - Talent Edge Virtual Academy
Panel Discussion | Can CSR funds be utilized for the growth of a new India by 2022?

Hanumant Talwar

Partner, Positive Momentum Ltd.

This is a question that The Prime Minister has asked of Public Sector organizations - Can CSR funds be utilized for the growth of new India by 2022? Let's get more in-depth to understand how this vision can be achieved to take a United India into the future.

A.Ratna Sekhar

Director - HR&CA, Balmer Lawrie & Co.Limited
AN VermaSpeaker

AN Verma

Veena SwarupSpeaker

Veena Swarup

Former Director, EIL
SSC ParthibanSpeaker

SSC Parthiban

Executive Director-CSR, ONGC
Expert Speak | Future of Work
Garima GargSpeaker

Garima Garg

Director, Deloitte India

In this session Garima Garg will share insights on the Future of Work and HRs changing role.
Networking Break | Tea & Coffee
Panel Discussion | Director's Cut: Strategic HR in Public Enterprises
A K BalyanModerator

A K Balyan

Former MD and CEO,Petronet & Reliance, ADAG
In this session, we will hear the views and perspectives from Directors of HR on how Strategic HR can be a game changer for Public enterprises

Saptarshi RoySpeaker

Saptarshi Roy

Director HR, NTPC
VC BhandariSpeaker

VC Bhandari

Director HR, EIL
Alka MittalSpeaker

Alka Mittal

Director HR, ONGC
DP SinghSpeaker

DP Singh

Sr EVP Chandigarh University
Closing Key Note | 'A Stranger Truth'
Ashok AlexanderSpeaker

Ashok Alexander

Founder-Director of The Antara Foundation
Ashok is the Founder-Director of the Antara Foundation, dedicated to public health delivery at scale, primarily working in the field of maternal and child health in rural Rajasthan. He established the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's India office in 2003, where he worked for 10 years. There, he led the creation of Avahan, which became one of the largest and most successful HIV prevention programmes in the world, credited with averting over 600,000 new infections. He is the author of A Stranger Truth, which is a memoir based on his life changing experiences from Avahan.
Dr. Jauhari LalSpeaker

Dr. Jauhari Lal

Former Director HR, ONGC & Oil India & Member Advisory Board, SHRM
Cocktails and Networking

#SHRMPEC 2018 Speakers

Satyapal Singh

Dr. Satyapal Singh

MoS, HRD and WR
Govt. of India
Rajesh K Chaudhry

Rajesh K Chaudhry

Joint Secretary, Department of Public Enterprises Govt. of India
D.K. Sarraf

D.K. Sarraf

Chairperson of Petroleum &
Natural Gas Regulatory Board
Ashok Alexander

Ashok Alexander

The Antara Foundation
Prabhat Singh

Prabhat Singh

Managing Director & CEO
Petronet LNG
Suresh Kumar Sethi

Suresh Sethi

Managing Director & CEO
India Post Payments Bank

Saptarshi Roy

Director (HR)
Alka Mittal

Dr. Alka Mittal

Director (HR)
Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Ltd.
V.C. Bhandari

V.C. Bhandari

Director (HR)
Engineers India Ltd
Atul Srivastava

Atul Srivastava

Director (Personnel)
Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL)
Dv Shastry

D.V. Shastry

Director (Personnel)
Electronics Corporation of India Ltd.

Dr. UD Choubey

Director General
Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE)
Veena Swarup

Veena Swarup

Former Director (HR),
Engineers India Limited.

Bhagirathi Dhal

Senior Advisor
Center for Creative Leadership
Muniinder K Anand

Muniinder K Anand

MD, India & South Asia
DP Singh

DP Singh

Sr. Executive VP
Chandigarh University
Jauhari Lal

Dr. Jauhari Lal

Former Director (HR)
ONGC & Oil India

Rajan Kalia

Salto Dee Fe Consulting
Stephane Michelin

Stephane Michelin

Chief Executive Officer
Sodexo Benefits & Rewards Services, India

Debjani Roy

Chief People Officer
SRL Ltd.
S. N. Panigrahi

S. N. Panigrahi

Addl. General Manager (HR-S&C)
Ravi P. Singh

Ravi P. Singh

Director (Personnel) on the Board
Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.
Hanumant Talwar

Hanumant Talwar

Positive Momentum Ltd.
Shashi Shanker

Shashi Shanker

Chairman & Managing Director
SK Bose

SK Bose

Executive Director HR
Indian Oil Ltd.
DD Misra

Desh Deepak Misra

"Janm" Trust
Aditya Malik

Aditya Malik

CEO & MD Talentedge
Senior Partner, Lumis Partners
B. Ashok

B. Ashok

General Manager - HR
Central Bank of India
Garima Garg

Garima Garg

Deloitte India

Prithvi Shergill

Advisory Partner, Tomorrow/Smarten Spaces
& Former CHRO - HCL
Prasanna Nair

Prasanna Nair

IBM, Talent & EngagementTalent Transformation SME;
Global Lead IBM C3, Watson
V K Singh

V K Singh

Sr. General Manager
Power Grid

Dr. A K Balyan

Former MD & CEO,Petronet
& Reliance, ADAG
Ratik Puri

Ratik Puri


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